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Typography and Readability - Bookings close soon!

Training second half 2018

Typography and Readability

with Philip Bryan

Date: Saturday 30 June 2018
Time: 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Early bird registrations (must book by Friday 1 June 2018): Members & affiliate organisations  (IPEd, Writers Vic., ANSZI, ATSC & TWIA) $100, non-members $150
Regular fee: Members & affiliate organisations  (IPEd, Writers Vic., ASTC, TWIA, ANZSI members) $125, non-members $188
Venue: Centre for Adult Education, 253 Flinders Lane, Melbourne CBD (check the screens above lifts for room number on the day)
Refreshments: Muffins, gourmet biscuits, tea and coffee. Lunch is not provided.

Bookings Close: Monday 25 June 2018

Philip will use a mixture of exposition, discussion and paired work to explore a variety of topics


Your esteemed colleagues who manage our ongoing training events have released dates for the rest of the year, plus a sneak preview of courses we are looking at holding in 2019.

So get out your diaries - or fire up your digital calendars - and lock in some great training opportunities. Please note: As a rule of thumb, bookings generally open about 2 months out.

Forthcoming courses for 2018 include:

Saturday 30 June, Typography and Readability, half day, trainer: Philip Bryan

Saturday 21 July, Introductory Proofreading, full day, trainer: Ann Philpott

Saturday 18 August, Indexing: The Editor’s Skillset, half day, trainer: Max McMaster

Saturday 8 September, Plain English, half day, trainer: Philip Bryan

Saturday 22 September, Advanced Grammar, full day, trainer: Glenys Osborne

Saturday 13 October, The Freelance Editors Toolkit (software), half day, trainer: Peter Riches

Saturday 24 November, Academic Editing – Introductory, full day, trainer: Renée Otmar

Courses mooted for 2019 include:

February 2019, Introductory Grammar with Glenys Osborne, TBC

March 2019, Fiction Genre Editing with Kate Cuthbert, TBA

April and May 2019, no courses planned due to upcoming IPEd conference in MELBOURNE

June 2019, Advanced Word with Lan Wang or Advanced Structural Editing with Susan Keogh